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Don’t Give Out (Or Give Up!)

I had been seeking the Lord for several long weeks about something very important. I wanted to quit what I had been doing for three years. I was someplace I believed God had sent me, but I didn't really see any results from my hard work. I was tired of it! Stressed out! There were… Continue reading Don’t Give Out (Or Give Up!)

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All To Jesus I Surrender

Today, I begin my post with worship. Precious Jesus, we surrender. https://youtu.be/s7jXASBWwwI The Lord keeps bringing this Scripture to my mind: "I have found David son of Jesse, a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do." Acts 13:22 Isn't the key to being a person "after God's own… Continue reading All To Jesus I Surrender

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We Can Strengthen Our Intimacy With God By Exposing Our Heart To Him

I want to make a confession. I've already confessed this to the Lord. Now, I openly confess it to you. Praying seems like another thing on my "To Do" list. (I can barely type these words.) It is so terrible! What's wrong with me? I'm supposed to love prayer. Should anyone dare to confess such… Continue reading We Can Strengthen Our Intimacy With God By Exposing Our Heart To Him

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Can’t Sleep?

One day, I was looking for a particular toy for my son. Stepping on my tippy toes, I blindly reached into a large box on a high shelf in my closet and scooped up a handful of small toys. As I held it up to see if I had the desired toy, this is what… Continue reading Can’t Sleep?

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When Disaster Strikes

" ... Then one day, my world was shattered. I lost my job because of lies ..." Wait, I'll get to that, but let's start at the beginning.  I was blessed to spend 18 years as a stay-at-home mom. That was the desire of my heart. But my kids started growing up, so at age… Continue reading When Disaster Strikes

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How to Pray Effectively For an Unbeliever … When You Don’t Know What to Say

Whether I feel defeated or victorious, strong or weak, praying God's Word is always effective. I wrote the following prayer so that I could remember to acknowledge God's promises when I pray, regardless of how I feel. Lord, I pray that you will send your workers into ______’s life to plant the seed and water… Continue reading How to Pray Effectively For an Unbeliever … When You Don’t Know What to Say

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When Disaster Strikes

" ... Then one day, my world was shattered. I lost my job because of lies ..." Wait, I'll get to that, but let's start at the beginning.  I was blessed to spend 18 years as a stay-at-home mom. That was the desire of my heart. But my kids started growing up, so at age… Continue reading When Disaster Strikes